Tag - Star Wars
Welcome to the Game Replay, usually the thrice-weekly look back at the wider world of gaming by the staff of MacNN. Since E3 is taking place this week, there will be more Game Replay posts than usual, as the big names in the games industry make major announcements on upcoming releases. Today's post deals with the highlights from EA's press conference, as well as a Pre-E3 confirmation Sony is making a more powerful version of the PlayStation 4.
Continent criss-crossing, jet-setting, and last of the famous international playboys, MacNN Editor Charles Martin made a diagonal line from an undisclosed island off the west coast of Canada to Orlando, Florida to help out with some Fringe Festival shows, so he's not available again this week, leaving Managing Editor Mike and MacNN contributor Jordan to go over both the leading tech news stories of the week as well as totally geek out on Disney software, figurines, consoles, Star Wars and more.
So back in August of last year, I had written a review of an officially licensed Topps and Star Wars app that had lit the internet on fire, then promptly fizzled out. Nine months later, I decided to turn around and check out what Star Wars: Card Trader had been up to since I last cleared it off my iPhone.
If you spend any time at all in geeky circles, you're well aware of how popular Star Wars is. You're probably also aware of how popular Lego is, as well. That's one of the biggest reasons we decided to take a look at Lego Star Wars: The Complete Saga; because it's a classic title that marries two of geek culture's greatest obsessions in to one absurdly fun package.
With May the Fourth (be with you) happening today, we thought it would be a great time for us to check in on Star Wars: Uprising, the real-time shooter that had come out last year in preparation for The Force Awakens. It's been almost eight months since the game was released, and we're interested in seeing what changes have been made.
Welcome to the Game Replay, the thrice-weekly look back at the wider world of gaming by the staff of MacNN. In today's edition, Sony advises the Mac and PC versions of Remote Play will arrive with the next major PlayStation 4 firmware, the HTC Vive shifts over 15,000 units within ten minutes of availability, and Razer reveals five games that will work with its OSVR headset.
If you are a fan of Star Wars or have picked up an interest in the George Lucas universe after watching the latest installment in the franchise, you may want to enter this competition. This is a reminder that you have only a few days left to take part in the MacNN Deals giveaway, which will net one lucky winner the Star Wars: The Complete Saga Blu-ray collection, as well as their own BB-8 droid from Sphero.
The latest installment of Star Wars continues to ride high in the box office charts, but despite the series existing for quite a long time, there are some people watching The Force Awakens without having seen any of the earlier films. If you happen to be in this small group of people, or are a fan of the franchise, you might want to take part in the MacNN Deals giveaway to win yourself Star Wars: The Complete Saga on Blu-ray as well as your own BB-8 droid.
As a technologically-minded person, you may be aware of a new film in a little-known movie franchise called Star Wars currently playing in theaters. If you're new to the saga or simply want to relive the entire series from the very beginning, why not enter the latest MacNN Deals giveaway of Star Wars: The Complete Saga on Blu-ray, as well as your very own BB-8 droid.
Yes, we said that Off Topic was coming back in 2016, but as usual we have opinions. here's the deal. This episode is full to the brim with spoilers for the end of the Doctor Who season as well as The Force Awakens, so if you want to remain unspoiled for either, just don't bother listening right now. It'll still be here when you want to chat. Don't worry, Star Wars fans, only 22 minutes of Doctor Who, with the balance of the hour talking about Star Wars nitty gritty!